General Information:

Id: 1,450 (click here to show other Interactions for entry)
Diseases: Diabetes mellitus, type II - [OMIM]
Insulin resistance
Mus musculus
male
article
Reference: Franckhauser S et al.(2008) Overexpression of Il6 leads to hyperinsulinaemia, liver inflammation and reduced body weight in mice Diabetologia 51: 1306-1316 [PMID: 18437347]

Interaction Information:

Comment Overproduction of IL-6 leads to systemic inflammation and decreased glucose production.
Formal Description
Interaction-ID: 10217

gene/protein

IL6

decreases_activity of

process

gluconeogenesis

if IL6 is overexpressed in skeletal muscle
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